November 3, 2010

Are We Happy Yet?

The Happiness Trend Line: Barely a Ripple

Notes: Question wording: Taken all together, how would you say things are these days, would you say that you are very happy, pretty happy, or not too happy?

Cite this publication: . “Are We Happy Yet?.” Pew Research Center, Washington, D.C. (February 13, 2006) http://www.pewsocialtrends.org/2006/02/13/are-we-happy-yet/, accessed on July 23, 2014.

Some of us are happier than others, and this variance helps to paint a portrait of the kind of people Americans are. It also casts doubt on some of the famous wisdom on the subject.